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State of Caring Report

by Editor

State of Caring Report Thank you to everyone who completed both our State of Caring survey and our recent respite survey. 1,648 carers completed our surveys. Your united voice has…

Carer Support  – Update from the Ministry of Health’s disability team

Ongoing flexibility for family/whānau/āiga when accessing Carer Support  As a response to COVID-19 and its challenges, changes were made so access to respite could be more flexible, including using carer support…

2022 World Carers Conversation

The World Carers Conversation was held on May 20, 2022. This global, virtual event was held with the support of EMD Serono and Embracing Carers. Innovators, researchers, policymakers and carer…

Mask Exemption Pass

People who have genuine reasons for not being able to wear a face mask can now access a personalised Mask Exemption Pass. You can show the card to transport operators,…

Covid-19 Vaccination Booking Information

Everyone in Aotearoa NZ age 5 years and over can get a COVID-19 vaccination: bookmyvaccine.nz. It doesn’t matter what your visa or citizenship status is. Booking isn’t necessary for many…

Right on the edge? Close to losing control?

by Tricia Hendry Steps to take when stress is extreme and you’re struggling to cope. The journey of family, whanau and aiga carers can be extraordinarily demanding. At times, strong…

The Covid Complication  – some tips and useful links

for a downloadable copy of this resource, click here by Tricia Hendry The COVID-19 pandemic has given family, whānau and aiga carers an extra obstacle to navigate around! There is…